Ferry fares to increase on July 1

Ferry fares to increase on July 1
Photo courtesy of Kathy Chouteau.

San Francisco Bay Ferry fares will increase by 3 percent on all routes effective July 1.

For the Richmond Ferry, that means the Clipper fare will increase by 10 cents to $4.70 per ride.

Also, reserved tickets from Oakland and Alameda to Giants and Warriors games will increase from $10.50 to $10.75 each way. Going to Giants games from the Vallejo ferry will rise from $18.25 to $18.75 each way.

The fare increase was approved by the SF Bay Ferry Board of Directors last year.

Fifty-percent discounts for youth, senior, disabled or Clipper START passengers on regular service will still be offered. Short Hop fares will remain unchanged. 

  • Zone 1: Alameda Seaplane, Harbor Bay, Oakland & Alameda, Richmond
  • Zone 2: South San Francisco
  • Zone 3: Vallejo
  • Short Hop: Pier 41 Short Hop, Alameda Short Hop
  Zone 1 Zone 2 Zone 3 Short Hops
Clipper/Mobile Ticket/Paper Ticket $4.70 $7.20 $9.60 $1.00
Discount Clipper/Paper Ticket ^ /Mobile Ticket * $2.40 $3.60 $4.70 $0.50
Children under 5 FREE FREE FREE FREE
Discount Clipper includes Clipper START, RTC Clipper, Senior Clipper and Youth Clipper. For mobile tickets, use the discount paper ticket categories and verification methods listed below.
Discount paper tickets can be used by those 65 or older, 17 or younger or those with Medicare cards or DMV disabled parking placards.

Fares in this table are valid from July 1, 2024.

Current fares will remain in effect through June 30, 2024.